The Johnston County landfill makes money but not enough to subsidize the county’s solid waste convenience centers.
The Johnston County landfill makes money but not enough to subsidize the county’s solid waste convenience centers. FILE PHOTO
The Johnston County landfill makes money but not enough to subsidize the county’s solid waste convenience centers. FILE PHOTO

Johnston leaders divided on funding trash, recycling

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